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Bachelor of Engineering, Machine learning and data Engineering

Degree: Bachelor of Engineering
Location: Rovaniemi, Finland
Duration: 240 ECTS, 4 years
Teaching time: Daytime teaching

The Degree Programme in Engineering will provide you the skills and knowledge to work as a machine learning and data engineering specialist.
The main emphasis and specialisation area in the programme are machine learning and data engineering.

This engineering programme gives you the qualification to work in expert positions or as an entrepreneur in the field of machine learning and data management in local and international operating environments.

The programme is carried out in close cooperation with the northern industry and business sector. You get to study various areas of machine learning and AI, such as programming, mathematical methods, algorithm design and data collection from sensors to cloud technologies. You will get to know IoT and automation systems too. You will also learn how to work in projects as a specialist and also manage projects. You will gain practical expertise to help you work in various challenging international operating environments.

Finnish language studies are a key part of the studies. In the development of machine-based data processing and decision-making, you will take into account a responsible and value-based perspective. In your studies, you will develop your foresight skills and find new ways to strengthen responsible and data-driven business. The studies include guided and goal-oriented practical training. The educational institute and companies will guide the development of your competence towards common, predetermined goals.

Take a look of Lapland UAS FrosBit Software Lab that is part of the ICT engineering education.

Read more about the content of studies and the degree curricula of Engineering:

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Future career prospects

Data engineers have good career prospects and are wanted professionals in working life. Engineers may work in the following positions, for example:

  • Project Specialist
  • Data Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Machine Learning Specialist
  • Artificial Intelligence Developer


What do you benefit from studying in English?

Studying in English improves your language skills which is a valued skill in working life. You benefit from studying in English:

  • Good language skills are highly valued by the working life
  • You learn to work in multicultural teams
  • You will start creating your international, professional networks already during your studies
  • You will improve your language skills.

Engineering programme in the Lapland UAS news

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How to apply on year 2024?
Applying for a degree:
  • The Joint Application schedule
  • Entrance examinations
  • Tuition fees in Lapland UAS

You can apply for most of the Bachelor’s level studies conducted in English in joint application to higher education. In joint application you apply to all your study programme choices with one application form.

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Studies start

The next academic year begins in September 2024.


Practical information

See practical information for new student from Lapland UAS' webpages: Practical information / before coming to Finland.

Guide for new students

From website > Guide for new students   you can find useful information to start your studies in Lapland UAS

Information about the residence permit requirements and other procedures on the Finnish Immigration Service website.

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Master's studies after the Bachelors's programme?

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